Bernard "Bernie" Carter

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Bernard "Bernie" Carter, 72, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at his home in Sheppton.

Bernie was born in Chester, on Dec. 18, 1946, a son of the late Elizabeth C. (Drumheller) and Bernard D. Carter.

He was the co-owner of the local gas company Valley Propane in Hazle Township.

Bernie was also a classic car collector and enthusiast who enjoyed attending auto auctions, car cruises and car shows, especially the Bloomsburg Nationals. He was a kind man who was generous to those in need.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Christy Sue, in 1981.

Bernie is survived by his wife of 37 years, Susan (Foose) Carter. He is also survived by a son, Bernie Jr. and his wife, Jacqueline, of Catawissa; a sister, Carol Carter and her fiance, Bob Briggs, of Sheppton; and a brother, Jerry Carter, of Phinneyville; nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service which will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at the Stauffer-Breznik Funeral Home, 412 West Main Street, in Ringtown. A viewing will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday evening prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, Bernie's family asks that memorial donations be made to either the or St. John's Lutheran Church in Brandonville in his memory. You may leave a condolence or find directions at

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Published in Republican & Herald on Feb. 4, 2019
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